Ophthalmology Division, Surgery Department



The Division of Ophthalmology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital provides comprehensive treatment for both primary ocular and orbital cancers. Chemotherapy, laser treatments, cryotherapy and radiation are used to preserve vision. Additionally, cataract and strabismus surgery rehabilitate the vision of children whose eyesight has been affected by their cancer. A comprehensive team of ophthalmologists from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center provides expertise in oncology, plastic and reconstruction, strabismus, retina, uveitis, cornea/external disease and glaucoma. 


Surgeons

James C. Fleming, MD, FACS, Chief
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Edward Chaum, MD, PhD
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Lauren Ditta, MD
Hamilton Eye Institute

Brian T. Fowler, MD
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Barrett G. Haik, MD, FACS
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Mary Ellen Hoehn, MD
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

David F. Jones, MD
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Natalie C. Kerr, MD, FACS
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Thomas O'Donnell, MD
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute

Carolee M. Cutler Peck, MD
UT Medical Group

Brian Tse, MD
Hamilton Eye Institute

Byron N. Wilkes, MD
Hamiton Eye Institute

Matthew W. Wilson, MD, FACS
UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute